Memuna Al-Baqer - March 23, 2021
Posted on 03/26/2021

Memuna Al-Baqer, teacher assistant for special education at Antietam Elementary School, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2021. Al-Baqer has been a valued member of the Antietam special education team since 2011. Her teaching partner said Al-Baqer was a genuine and selfless person. She was a positive light in any room she walked into.

Al-Baqer worked in the same classroom with students who have intellectual disabilities until illness necessitated medical leave in 2019. She was laid to rest according to her family's traditions on March 23, 2021.

A special tribute has been posted on Antietam Elementary School's website.